Mandela Bay's saviour who wasn't

Mandela Bay's saviour who wasn't

City saviour who wrote the book on ANC-looting of Nelson Mandela Bay Metro actually helped the theft.

The man who wrote the widely acclaimed exposé of ANC corruption, How to Steal a City: The Battle for Nelson Mandela Bay, Crispian Olver, it emerges, opened the way to a final multi-million-rand heist from the city’s coffers in the run up to the 2016 local government elections.

Olver, was “parachuted” into the metro administration in late 2015 by then Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Pravin Gordhan.

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